With islands, beaches, national parks and outback all at your doorstep, there are hundreds of ways to get your adventure fix in the Townsville region. Be cheered on by the crowd as you take part in the Magnetic Island Adventurethon. Get back to nature and trek the Thorsborne Trail on Hinchinbrook Island.
Dive amongst the tropical fish at the SS Yongala shipwreck. Or, snorkel the coral outcrops on Magnetic Island. Here are some great ideas for adventure and sports matching your search criteria. Change the options in the box to the right to refine your search.
The Lady Bowen Wreck off Mission Beach is a 220ft schooner now over 100 years old. A converted paddle steamer, she now rests in 34 metres and has become a reef in itself hosting magnificent coral formations and awesome marine life.
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"The Moltke" is a wreck dive accessible from the shore on Magnetic Island. The old cargo Boat has been here for over 70 years.
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From AU$196 - 720
Adrenalin Snorkel and Dive is Townsville's longest established dive training and marine tourism operator specialising in providing snorkelling and diving trips and training of divers as part of a full dive service.
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Alligator Falls track, Bowling Green Bay National Park (Mount Elliot section). Alligator Creek flows through Bowling Green Bay National Park in a series of cascades, deep pools and waterfalls.
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From AU$2125 - 2675
Inn to Inn walking holidays are unique to Auswalk in Australia. You walk through national parks, progressing from one accommodation to the next.
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Located in the protected Beaver Cay Marine Sanctuary off Mission Beach, Beaver Reef is an unspoiled fringing reef surrounding a sandy cay and offers a range of dive sites.
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Bicton Hill circuit track, Clump Mountain National Park. The track begins on Bicton Hill's exposed eastern side, where sturdy trees such as brush box and swamp mahogany grow.
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Blencoe Falls, Girringun National Park, boasts spectacular scenery and an array of plant and animal life.
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Bluewater hosts a picturesque fresh water attraction popular with picnic goers, including barbecues, toilets, showers and play equipment.
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In the scenic Herbert River Valley, Abergowrie State Forest contains tropical rainforest, open eucalypt forest and exotic pine plantations adjacent to the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area.
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